[Letter from Albert Armendariz to Frank M. Pinedo - 1955-02-17]

Description:

Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from Albert Armendariz, League of United Latin American Citizens National Officer, to Frank M. Pinedo, stating that Armendariz no longer wishes to be National Officer of LULAC due to unfair acts committed against members of LULAC. The letter outlines the impeachment of John J. Herrera and David Longoria and mentions the action taken against the LULAC lodge. "It is no longer safe to act on behalf of the Lulac Organization, for the danger of impeachment without a hearing will menace our every action or inaction [...] it pains me greatly to know that our Organization, the Supreme Council, would be guilty of condemning without an opportunity to be heard."

Creator(s): Armendariz, Albert
Location(s): United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Creation Date: February 17, 1955
Partner(s):
Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
John J. Herrera Papers
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Armendariz, Albert

LULAC National Officer

Date(s):
  • Creation: February 17, 1955
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Place
United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from Albert Armendariz, League of United Latin American Citizens National Officer, to Frank M. Pinedo, stating that Armendariz no longer wishes to be National Officer of LULAC due to unfair acts committed against members of LULAC. The letter outlines the impeachment of John J. Herrera and David Longoria and mentions the action taken against the LULAC lodge. "It is no longer safe to act on behalf of the Lulac Organization, for the danger of impeachment without a hearing will menace our every action or inaction [...] it pains me greatly to know that our Organization, the Supreme Council, would be guilty of condemning without an opportunity to be heard."

Note:

LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence and Documents, Jan.- May, 1955

Physical Description:

4 p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): LULAC
Alternate Title: [Letter from Albert Armendariz to Frank M. Pinedo - February 17, 1955]
Partner:
Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
John J. Herrera Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: HPLM_MSS160-b6-f04-07
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth250513
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text